Erskine Caldwell Crown-Fire typescript

Erskine Caldwell Crown-Fire typescript

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Caldwell, Erskine, 1903-1987
Title: Erskine Caldwell Crown-Fire typescript
Dates: circa 1940
Quantity: 1.0 folder (1 typescript)
Coll. Number: ms2330

Biographical/Historical Note

Erskine Caldwell (1903–1987) was an author who grew up in the American South. He is most famous for his novels Tobacco Road and God's Little Acre, which won him critical acclaim because of his writings about poverty, racism and social problems in the South.

For more information, see the article "Erskine Caldwell (1903-1987)" at New Georgia Encyclopedia.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a short story titled Crown-Fire by Erskine Caldwell. Written in the first person, the story recalls young passion and love. Page six contains Caldwell's autograph.


Index Terms

Short stories.
Typescripts.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Erskine Caldwell Crown-Fire typescript, ms 2330, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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1Typescript